Heroin in Western Europe

The United Nations International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) found that 60 percent of all heroin that was abused in Europe took place in France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom.

Most of the heroin consumed in Europe originates from Afghanistan.

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Source: “Factbox: U.N. report tracks global drug trafficking trends,” Reuters, March 2, 2011.